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Sultan and his people. by Oscanyan, Christopher i. e. Hachik

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Published by Derby & Jackson, H. W. Derby & co., [etc., etc.] in New-York, Cincinnati .
Written in English



  • Turkey


  • Turkey -- Description and travel,
  • Turkey -- Social life and customs

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StatementBy C. Oscanyan. Illustrated by a native of Turkey.
LC ClassificationsDR427 .O81
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, [9]-456 p. incl. front., illus.
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6953427M
LC Control Number05009264

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Unfortunately, the reader does not get much of feel for Suleiman as a person, except for his domination by Roxeline and his modesty as reflected in his poetry. Moreover, the book is a popularization that is based almost entirely on secondary sources - Clot breaks no new ground and offers very few primary-source quotes to flavor his s:   Suleiman the Magnificent (November 6, –September 6, ) became the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire in , heralding the "Golden Age" of the Empire's long history before his death. Perhaps best known for his overhaul of the Ottoman government during his reign, Suleiman was known by many names, including "The LawGiver." His rich character and even richer contribution to the .   The harem refers to the area of the sultan’s household that belonged to the women. It was a perfectly sealed sanctuary with no view or direct route to the outside, accessible only to those who knew the route. It contained living quarters for the sultan’s mother, his wives, his sisters, his daughters, and the female servants and slaves.   Ibrahim Pasha, who suppressed rebellions in Egypt and Anatolia was like the keystone of Ottoman state. Hafsa Sultan died in and few months later, Sehzade Mustafa (the first son of Suleiman by Mahidevran) was appointed to Manisa as governor and his mother moved with him. Hurrem was not the only sultan of the palace.